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Identification and Creation
Object Number
BR55.73
People
Eduard Josef Wimmer-Wisgrill, Austrian (Vienna 1882 - 1961 Vienna)
Manufactured by Wiener Werkstätte (1903 - 1932)
Title
Cricket
Other Titles
Original Language Title: Heimchen
Classification
Textile Arts
Work Type
textile
Date
1910-1911
Places
Creation Place: Europe, Austria, Vienna
Culture
Austrian
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/223766
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Ink on silk
Technique
Relief print
Dimensions
10.3 x 14.3 cm (4 1/16 x 5 5/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • label: not attached, blue ink, printed, German: Entwurf: Arch. Ed. Wimmer
    Marke: Heimchen 1 S/1
    Breite: 90 Preis: 11.70
Provenance
Rudolph Rosenthal, 1914, Sold to Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1954.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Purchased from Rudolph Rosenthal, 1954, Gift to HUAM, 1955. Given to the BRM in exchange for 50 early 20th-century German textiles
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Busch-Reisinger Museum, Gift of The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Accession Year
1955
Object Number
BR55.73
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
mounted with BR55.72
green, gray, black, pink, and yellow inks
Publication History

Angela Völker, Die Stoffe der Wiener Werkstätte 1910-1932, Christian Brandstätter Verlag (Vienna, Austria, 1990), no. 1234

Exhibition History

Dream and Design: Turn-of-the-Century Art in Vienna and Central Europe, Busch-Reisinger Museum, Cambridge, 03/07/1992 - 05/03/1992

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